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Black Sesame Paste Soba Noodles with Salmon and Spring Onions

There are some plates of food that when presented in front of you you are a little bit sceptical that the dish will actually taste good. 667 more words


(Still) summertime cocktails: the gussied-up gintonic.

Don’t let the passing of Labor Day fool you: summer is most definitely still in session through most of September and we’re about to experience the warmest temperatures we’ve had all season this week, so I have no problem promoting a refreshing, summertime beverage despite it being past the acceptable date to wear white. 404 more words


Welcome Back: Lemon Verbena

My Lemon Verbena got off to a pretty shaky start, but looks like it is on the mend. 110 more words

The Flats

Day 968 - BPAL's Phantasm

Name:   Phantasm

Manufacturer:  Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab – Bewitching Brews

Scent Description and Notes: “This delicate, spectral perfume gives rise to an eerie distortion of of the senses. 216 more words


Fennel and Herbs Tea

Apparently, Fennel can also be used in tea. It’s supposedly good for digestion and oncoming upper respiratory infections.

Method: Stovetop

  • Fennel leaves
  • Spicy Globe Basil leaves… 33 more words
  • Meal Marathon

    Herbal Tea for Sore Muscles and Indigestion

    A day off of work somehow rings synonymous with over-eating. (Can I get an Amen? No?)

    An herbal tea to work on any sore muscles, relax any effects of Dayoffsia and maybe even kill that sinus infection haunting you. 34 more words

    Meal Marathon

    Summertime cocktails: blackberry-rosé sangria

    If you’re a wise person, you have declared this summer as the season of rosé (and hopefully caftan) season, much like myself, but there’s nothing wrong with wanting to switch things up…and that’s when you introduce rosé sangria into your life. 174 more words